Autograph Correspondence Card signed ‘Edwd. Carpenter’, to Miss Whitehead [Caroline Whitehead, Secretary of the Pioneer Club], regretting that he can not arrange to address the Pioneers, “my time quite consumed with present arrangements”. 3 x 4 inches, traces of mounting on verso, in good condition. Millthorpe, 4 June, no year given. Edward Carpenter (1844-1929), social reformer and poet, author of Towards Democracy (first published 1883).